Panaji: With the general elections for Lok Sabha due next year, the Chief Electoral Office (CEO) today launched the special summary revision of the photo electoral roll. Those who would be 18 years as on January 1, 2019, can get themselves registered.
From September 1 to October 31, the draft roll will be kept open for public scrutiny and the people can make necessary claims for addition and deletion of their names from the electoral roll.
Final publication of Electoral Rolls would be on January 4, 2019.
On October 2, on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, special camps will be held.
The Electoral Rolls will be available for scrutiny by the members of the public from September 1, till October 31, 2018 in the premises of the respective Polling Stations where the last election for Parliamentary Constituencies and Assembly Constituencies were held.
The Electoral Rolls are also available for scrutiny in the Offices of the concerned Deputy Collectors and Electoral Registration Officers of Pernem, Bicholim, Mapusa, Panaji, Ponda, Margao, Vasco-da-Gama, Quepem, Dharbandora and Canacona and also in the Offices of all the Mamlatdars/Joint Mamlatdars/Assistant Electoral Registration Officers in the State of Goa.
All Indian citizens who are entitled to be included in the Electoral Rolls are requested to scrutinize the Draft Electoral Rolls and in case their names do not figure in the said Draft Electoral Rolls and those who may have attained the age of 18 years of age as on January 1, 2019 as qualifying date are requested to get their names included in the Electoral Rolls in accordance with the procedure.
All claims and objections for inclusion of names or objections to the particulars in entries in the Electoral Rolls should be made in Forms 6, 6A, 7, 8 and 8A, as the case may be and should either be presented to the concerned Electoral Registration Officers, Assistant Electoral Registration Officers or to such other officials as may be designated in this behalf, by due date.